The Easiest Most Classic Fall Dessert

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donuts and cider fall dessert

Fall is here and with it the opportunity to hang out with family and friends.

I like entertaining to be low stress and as easy as possible. For me that means classic, simple, whole foods served in a lovely way. Our guests should feel that we are celebrating being with them when they come to our home.

And it all should be and can be easy!

That’s my goal anyway.

A classic simply Fall dessert that always brings smiles is donuts and apples cider.

The secret is to also use fresh apples for tartness and their beautiful color!

I appreciate it for three reasons.

  1. It’s a tradition with happy memories I’ve enjoyed since I was little.
  2. All I need to do is run to the grocery store and pick up all three items.
  3. Clean up is a cinch.

Glazed Cake Donuts with Apple slices and Cider

three ingredients fall dessert

I don’t love to cook, but I do love to have people over to our home. In order for that to happen I need go to snacks, meals and desserts that I don’t mind putting together for friends.

This past weekend we had a nice little gathering and I served this after our impromptu meal. It’s an easy dessert that most people enjoy. There’s something about a donut that just brings back good memories. Cider is a seasonal favorite at our house. It’s delicious served cold or warm.

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easy fall dessert

easiest fall dessert

The key to this simple Fall dessert is to make it look fun and colorful though decorating.

Here’s what I used to put together a beautiful, colorful Fall spread in 5 minutes flat.

donuts and cider fall dessert

Decorating Tip:

When decorating the table of whatever it is you’re serving, make sure to decorate around and near that area as well.

Doing this broadens the circle of festivities and adds to the decor on your table. I used our cabinet counter space to add some seasonal garnishes in neutral colors so the bright traditional Fall colors surrounding our Fall dessert could stand out.

classic fall dessert

entertaining fall dessert

 

pine plaque / Fall leaf garland / glass pitcher / pale decorative pumpkin / green pumpkin /copper mugs / ceramic cake stand / wood tray / white dessert plates

Have you can guests over yet this Fall? What are you’re favorite Fall desserts to serve?

I always love hearing your comments!

xo maria

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6 Comments

  1. Kamara Reed

    Autumn is by far my fav season and your display is absolutely wonderful. It fills me with motivation to get moving with my own Fall decor and activities.

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    • Maria Kamara

      Thank you so much. We share a love of Fall!

      Reply
  2. Anna

    Oh my goodness! I can think of at least 5 people in my immediate family who love this idea. There are some folks who are addicted to cider donuts. Thank you for sharing such an easy -no bake- post.

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  3. Cindy

    Oh these look delicious! I love cider donuts! Pinned!

    Reply
    • Maria Kamara

      Thank you Nicolle! I will definitely check out your Link Party, I’d like to participate.

      Reply

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